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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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Cash to Debt 0.24
BODY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 1282 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. BODY: 0.24 )
BODY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.19   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.24

Equity to Asset 0.19
BODY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
53% of the 1268 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. BODY: 0.19 )
BODY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.47   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.19

-0.47
0.72
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: -1.69
M-Score: -6.60
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) -36.25
BODY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1284 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.07 vs. BODY: -36.25 )
BODY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -18.82   Max: 10.59
Current: -36.25

-18.82
10.59
Net-margin (%) -31.10
BODY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1284 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. BODY: -31.10 )
BODY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -14.92   Max: 6.65
Current: -31.1

-14.92
6.65
ROE (%) -144.64
BODY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.22 vs. BODY: -144.64 )
BODY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -52.45   Max: 92.33
Current: -144.64

-52.45
92.33
ROA (%) -63.20
BODY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.19 vs. BODY: -63.20 )
BODY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -31.28   Max: 17.2
Current: -63.2

-31.28
17.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -178.03
BODY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1282 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. BODY: -178.03 )
BODY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -117.78   Max: 160.04
Current: -178.03

-117.78
160.04
Revenue Growth (%) -1.60
BODY's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. BODY: -1.60 )
BODY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 5.2
Current: -1.6

0
5.2
» BODY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

BODY Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Richard Snow 248,209 sh (+149.76%)
Paul Tudor Jones 64,500 sh (+24.52%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Jim Simons 32,818 sh (-83.5%)
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Q1 2014

BODY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 409,558 sh (+1147.97%)
Paul Tudor Jones 25,900 sh (-59.84%)
Richard Snow 52,389 sh (-78.89%)
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Q2 2014

BODY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

George Soros 27,700 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Richard Snow Sold Out
Jim Simons 16,100 sh (-96.07%)
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Q3 2014

BODY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

George Soros Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BODY

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2014-09-30 Sold Out $1.95 - $8.201 $ 1.1-76%0
Richard Snow 2014-06-30 Sold Out $0.581 - $1.26 $ 1.118%0
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy$0.581 - $1.26 $ 1.118%27700
Richard Snow 2014-03-31 Reduce -78.89%0.03%$0.91 - $4.14 $ 1.1-64%52389
Richard Snow 2013-12-31 Add 149.76%0.02%$3.2 - $5.81 $ 1.1-74%248209
Whitney Tilson 2013-09-30 Sold Out 2.2%$6.04 - $13.03 $ 1.1-88%0
Richard Snow 2013-09-30 Add 156.86%0.02%$6.04 - $13.03 $ 1.1-88%99380
Richard Snow 2013-06-30 New Buy0.02%$8.94 - $13.32 $ 1.1-90%38690
Whitney Tilson 2013-03-31 Add 30.77%0.33%$7.58 - $9.98 $ 1.1-87%170000
Whitney Tilson 2012-12-31 New Buy1.1%$9.52 - $11.16 $ 1.1-89%130000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.06%$9.52 - $11.16 $ 1.1-89%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 New Buy0.05%$8.31 - $30.69 $ 1.1-94%80242
Ken Heebner 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.07%$17.7 - $24.96 $ 1.1-90%0
Ken Heebner 2011-09-30 New Buy0.07%$16.92 - $24.35 $ 1.1-95%160000
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Ratios

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P/B 0.20
BODY's P/B is ranked higher than
100% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. BODY: 0.20 )
BODY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 5.98
Current: 0.2

0.07
5.98
EV-to-EBIT -0.21
BODY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.38 vs. BODY: -0.21 )
BODY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -24.8   Max: 16.8
Current: -0.21

-24.8
16.8
Current Ratio 1.29
BODY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. BODY: 1.29 )
BODY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 2.72
Current: 1.29

0.93
2.72
Quick Ratio 0.89
BODY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. BODY: 0.89 )
BODY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.01
Current: 0.89

0.37
2.01

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.30
BODY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
99% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.33 vs. BODY: 0.30 )
BODY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 13.4
Current: 0.3

0.5
13.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -554.10
BODY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1275 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. BODY: -554.10 )
BODY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -554.1   Max: 31.9
Current: -554.1

-554.1
31.9

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores
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Body Central Corp, a Delaware company was founded in 1972. The Company closed its initial public offering on October 14, 2010. It is a multi-channel specialty retailer offering apparel and accessories at value prices. It operates specialty apparel stores under the Body Central and Body Shop banners, as well as a direct business comprised of Body Central catalog and e-commerce website at www.bodycentral.com. The Company targets women in their late teens to mid-thirties from diverse cultural backgrounds, who seek the latest fashions at affordable prices. Its stores features an assortment of tops, dresses, bottoms, jewelry, lingerie, accessories and shoes sold primarily under Body Central, Sexy Stretch, and Lipstick Lingerie labels. The Company updates its merchandise and floor sets with an emphasis on coordinated outfits presented by lifestyle to entice its customers to shop frequently. The Company does not own or operate manufacturing facilities, but buys its merchandise from third-party vendors on an order-by-order basis. It has relationships with approximately 225 U.S. vendors. The Company operates its business through two primary sales channels: retail stores and direct, which consists of the Body Central catalog and website. As of December 28, 2013, it had 294 retail stores operating under the names Body Central and Body Shop in 28 states, located primarily in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest. The stores have historically been located in regional malls and lifestyle centers in small, medium and large markets. The nature of fashion merchandise enables the Company to be successful in markets across hot, warm and cold climates.
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